Best Places to Stay on the Island of Ireland

Best Places to Stay on the Island of Ireland

26th September 2022

From a smart boutique hotel, to a stunning house beside the sea, to an epic converted castle - these are the places to stay when you visit Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Bantry Bay House

Ballylickey - County Cork

Sleeps 12

Gorgeous holiday home in the County Cork countryside situated right on the water's edge.

The Wilder

Dublin - Ireland

Sleeps 1-2 per room

A smart and stylish boutique townhouse hotel ideally located in central Dublin

County Meath Castle

Near Ross - County Meath

Sleeps 14 - 17

Beautiful, grand castle on the shores of Lough Sheelin, offering large groups a delightful holiday in the picturesque County Meath countryside.

Tuath na Mara

Doagh Beg - County Donegal

Sleeps 7+2

Sleek and stylish contemporary holiday home in County Donegal nestled by the water's edge with amazing views.

The Cottages Ireland

Bettystown - Co. Meath

Sleeps 2-6 per cottage

Six luxury seaside cottages on miles of sandy beach offering guests a wonderful place to relax in Ireland’s Ancient East

Connells Barn

Duleek - Meath

Sleeps 5

A charming 19th century barn conversion in Duleek, County Meath, this countryside gem offers unfettered access to Ireland's Ancient East.

Blackstairs Mountain House

Near Kilkenny - County Kilkenny

Sleeps 8

This modern home still exudes rustic, rural charm thanks to the exposed beams, slate tile flooring and wonderful countryside location in County Kilkenny.

The Killary Lodge

Leenane - Co. Galway

Sleeps 33 + 3 kids

Situated in the heart of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way this lodge is ideal for large groups and doesn’t compromise on style or comfort

Gaelic Castle

Near Corofin - County Clare

Sleeps 8

Enjoy a truly remarkable stay in a historic castle in Ireland offering a comfy, quirky stay in the beautiful County Clare countryside.


Lisburn - County Down

Sleeps 2

Former Swiss army truck converted into a luxurious glamping experience set in the picturesque County Down countryside.

Barn Lane

Limavady - County Londonderry

Sleeps 4-7 per property

Architect-designed living with fabulous views offering guests a luxurious stay in Limavady, Northern Ireland

Aurora North Coast

Bushmills - Antrim

Sleeps 4 per cabin

Enjoy the tranquility of the Irish countryside and unspoiled views of the rugged north Antrim in these hand crafted cedar wood cabins.

Little Pigs House

Ballymoney - Antrim

Sleeps 2

Stunning two bedroom cottage on a Ballycastle estate with vaulted roofs, original features and eco credentials.

Stay on the Bay

Kircubbin - Northern Ireland

Sleeps 4

A tranquil escape to rural Northern Ireland, this unique property sits on the edge of the Strangford Lough and boasts stunning views across the bay.

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